56 days in Europe Itinerary

56 days in Europe Itinerary

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56 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
train:  1​h
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
2
Versailles, France
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
4
Lille, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  3​h 30​min
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
7
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
train:  4​h
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
9
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
10
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
11
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
12
Montreux, Switzerland
— 3 nights
train:  7​h 30​min
13
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
14
Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
— 1 night
train:  30​min
15
Brescia, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
16
Cinque Terre, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
17
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  3​h
18
Naples, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
19
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
20
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
21
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
train:  3​h 30​min
22
Valencia, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  7​h
23
Ronda, Spain
— 2 nights
24
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
Drive:  19​h 30​min
25
Portimao, Portugal
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
26
Lagos, Portugal
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
27
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
28
Toledo, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
29
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
You've added Palais Garnier - Opera National de Paris, The Catacombs of Paris, Moulin Rouge, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 6th (Sat), admire the striking features of Palais Garnier - Opera National de Paris, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and finally admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, make a trip to Eiffel Tower, then steep yourself in history at The Catacombs of Paris, and finally enjoy some classic entertainment at Moulin Rouge.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris tour planner .

London, UK to Paris is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. In April, daytime highs in Paris are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can take a train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Nightlife Museums
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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Versailles, France

Versailles ©
Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palace of Versailles as well as Le Jardin de Versailles. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin de Versailles and then step into the grandiose world of The Trianons & The Hamlet. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Palace of Versailles.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Versailles driving holiday planner.

Versailles is just a stone's throw from Paris. In April in Versailles, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 5°C at night. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites Parks
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
The Trianons & The Hamlet
Le Jardin de Versailles ©
Le Jardin de Versailles

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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, Parc du Cinquantenaire and Royal Palace of Brussels.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Brussels trip planner .

You can take a train from Versailles to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Versailles in April: highs in Brussels hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Lille.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 11:
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Parc du Cinquantenaire ©
Parc du Cinquantenaire
Royal Palace of Brussels ©
Royal Palace of Brussels
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon ©
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon

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night
Lille, France

Lille ©
On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): make a trip to Grand place, wander the streets of Place des Heros, then Head underground at Carriere Wellington, Memorial de la Bataille d'Arras, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Lille day trip tool .

You can take a train from Brussels to Lille in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Lille are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Lille

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Arras
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Grand place ©
Grand place

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night
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Old Chocolate House, Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum and The Markt. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, stop by The Old Chocolate House, then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, and finally admire the striking features of Belfry of Bruges. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Markt.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Bruges road trip site .

Traveling by car from Lille to Bruges takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Bruges sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum ©
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum
The Markt ©
The Markt

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nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam Red Light District Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): gain a rich perspective with Amsterdam Red Light District Tours.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. April in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. You'll set off for Berlin on the 15th (Mon).

Things to do in Amsterdam

Nightlife Tours
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nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
You've added The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Pergamonmuseum, Brandenburg Gate, and other attractions to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Berliner Dom, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery, then pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Berlin trip maker site .

You can fly from Amsterdam to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery

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nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
You've now added Prague Astronomical Clock to your itinerary.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Prague online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Berlin to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. April in Prague sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Spanish Riding School. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): add some entertainment to your itinerary with Spanish Riding School.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Vienna online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Prague to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Nightlife
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Spanish Riding School ©
Spanish Riding School

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nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Domquartier has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then examine the collection at Domquartier, then get great views at Salzburg Fortress (Festung Hohensalzburg), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral (Dom).

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip maker tool .

You can fly from Vienna to Salzburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Salzburg are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Salzburg Cathedral (Dom) ©
Salzburg Cathedral (Dom)
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

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nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument, Mt. Rigi, and other attractions. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lucerne: Golden Pass Railway (in Montreux) and Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum (in Brienz). There's more to do: take some stellar pictures from The Nine Towers.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Lucerne travel route builder app .

You can drive from Salzburg to Lucerne in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Montreux.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, Golden Pass Railway
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Mt. Rigi ©
Mt. Rigi
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum ©
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum

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nights
Montreux, Switzerland

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Montreux road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Montreux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Montreux

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Chateau de Chillon
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Rochers-de-Naye ©
Rochers-de-Naye

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Venice, Italy

Venice
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Montreux to Venice takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Venice are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 1st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Desenzano Del Garda.

Things to do in Venice

Nightlife Outdoors Historic Sites
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night
Desenzano Del Garda, Italy

Desenzano Del Garda ©
Desenzano del Garda is a town and comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy, Italy, on the southwestern shore of Lake Garda. On the 1st (Wed), explore the ancient world of Grotte di Catullo, then explore the historical opulence of Rocca Scaligera di Sirmione, and then learn about all things military at Scaliger Castle.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Desenzano Del Garda online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Venice to Desenzano Del Garda in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Desenzano Del Garda can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 2nd (Thu), you're off toBrescia.

Things to do in Desenzano Del Garda

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Sirmione
Find places to stay May 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Rocca Scaligera di Sirmione ©
Rocca Scaligera di Sirmione
Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo

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Brescia, Italy

Brescia
As the second largest city in Lombardy after Milan, Brescia has served as an important hub of commerce and culture since pre-Roman times.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): stroll the grounds of Cimitero Vantiniano.

To see maps and other tourist information, refer to the Brescia trip itinerary builder website .

Brescia is just a short distance from Desenzano Del Garda. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 3rd (Fri), you're off toCinque Terre.

Things to do in Brescia

Historic Sites
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Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre trip planner .

You can drive from Brescia to Cinque Terre in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Cinque Terre are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazzale Michelangelo, Basilica di Santa Croce, and other attractions you added.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Florence day trip planning website .

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Florence in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay May 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Basilica di Santa Croce ©
Basilica di Santa Croce

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Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 9th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Underground Naples.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Naples trip planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Naples in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Florence in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Naples. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Underground Naples ©
Underground Naples

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Altare Della Patria as well as Trevi Fountain. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, then admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, then contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Altare Della Patria.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Rome driving holiday planning app .

You can take a train from Naples to Rome in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Rome sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Mon) before leaving for Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay May 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

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Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
On the 13th (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville and then stroll through Paloma Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Nice trip site .

Fly from Rome to Nice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Rome in May, expect nights in Nice to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 24°C. You'll set off for Barcelona on the 15th (Wed).

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Paloma Beach
Find places to stay May 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Paloma Beach ©
Paloma Beach
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mercat de la Barceloneta, Magic Fountain (Font Magica), Parc Guell, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, walk around Parc Guell, then steep yourself in history at Ciutat Vella, then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, and finally admire the local landmark of Magic Fountain (Font Magica). Here are some ideas for day two: browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercat de la Barceloneta.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip itinerary app .

Getting from Nice to Barcelona by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Thu) before leaving for Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Find places to stay May 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
You've added Plaza Lope de Vega, Torres de Serranos, Casco Antiguo, and other attractions to your itinerary.

You can plan Valencia trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can fly from Barcelona to Valencia in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Valencia: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Ronda.

Things to do in Valencia

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Holy Grail ©
Chapel of the Holy Grail
Torres de Serranos ©
Torres de Serranos
Casco Antiguo ©
Casco Antiguo

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Ronda, Spain

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Puente Nuevo, El Tajo de Ronda and Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ronda trip builder site .

You can take a train from Valencia to Ronda in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In May in Ronda, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
La Casa Del Rey Moro ©
La Casa Del Rey Moro

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, then admire the striking features of Plaza de España, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardines de los Reales Alcazares. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Royal Alcázar of Seville and then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Ensemble of Italica.

Find out how to plan Seville trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Seville are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Portimao.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
Find places to stay May 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España

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Portimao, Portugal

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
On the 20th (Mon), kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Portimao attractions planner.

Drive from Seville to Portimao in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Portimao due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for the train ride to Lagos.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay May 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

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Lagos, Portugal

Lagos ©
The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Praia Dona Ana as well as Ponta da Piedade. On the 22nd (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana.

Plan a trip to Lagos easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Lagos is very close to Portimao. In May, daytime highs in Lagos are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Praia Dona Ana ©
Praia Dona Ana
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade

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nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Park and National Palace of Pena, Jeronimos Monastery and Belém Tower. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Castelo de S. Jorge and Cabo da Roca. It doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Arco do Triunfo.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lisbon itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Lagos to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Lagos in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 15°C in Lisbon. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

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Cabo da Roca, Park and National Palace of Pena
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Jeronimos Monastery ©
Jeronimos Monastery
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Castelo de S. Jorge

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Toledo, Spain

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Catedral Primada as well as Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Toledo travel route planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Toledo in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Toledo are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
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Museo de Santa Cruz

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You've added Plaza Mayor, Puerta de Alcala, Royal Palace of Madrid, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande, browse the exhibits of Royal Palace of Madrid, then don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and finally pause for some photo ops at Puerta de Alcala. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, then see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, and then walk around Retiro Park.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by train from Toledo to Madrid takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Madrid are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
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Plaza Mayor

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